Nat 'King' Cole

Nat 'King' Cole
1919 - 1965

Nat 'King' Cole  American Singer


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According to our records, Nat 'King' Cole is possibly single.


Nat 'King' Cole was previously married to Maria Cole (1948 - 1965) and Nadine Robinson (1937 - 1948).

Nat 'King' Cole was in a relationship with Gunilla Hutton (1963 - 1965).

Nat 'King' Cole had an encounter with Betty Kelly.


American Singer Nat 'King' Cole was born Nathaniel Adams Coles on 17th March, 1919 in Montgomery, Alabama, USA and passed away on 15th Feb 1965 Santa Monica, California, USA aged 45. He is most remembered for Unforgettable, L-O-V-E. His zodiac sign is Pisces.

Nat 'King' Cole is a member of the following lists: African-American jazz pianists, Las Vegas entertainers and American performers of Latin music.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 18 years, 1 month 15 years, 1 month -
Dating1 2 years, 1 month - -
Encounter1 - - -
Total4 18 years, 1 month 8 years, 1 month 2 years, 1 month


First Name Nathaniel
Middle Name Adams
Last Name Cole
Full Name at Birth Nathaniel Adams Coles
Alternative Name Nat 'King' Cole, Nat Cole
Age 45 (age at death) years
Birthday 17th March, 1919
Birthplace Montgomery, Alabama, USA
Died 15th February, 1965
Place of Death Santa Monica, California, USA
Cause of Death Lung Cancer
Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Singer
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame Unforgettable, L-O-V-E
Music Genre (Text) Vocal jazz, swing, traditional pop, Vocal Jazz, Swing, Traditional Pop
Music Genre Jazz, Piano
Year(s) Active 1935–1965, 1935–65
Music Style Traditional Pop, Vocal Jazz, Vocal, Urban Blues, Swing, Jump Blues, Early R&B, R&B
Music Mood Soothing, Elegant, Stylish, Confident, Gentle, Sentimental, Smooth, Intimate, Laid-Back/Mellow, Happy, Refined/Mannered, Sweet, Playful, Romantic, Wistful, Fun, Delicate, Dreamy, Warm, Carefree, Earnest
Instrument Piano, Vocals
Instrument (text) Piano, vocals, organ, melodica
Record Label Capitol
Associated Acts Natalie Cole, Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Louis Armstrong, Bing Crosby, Ella Fitzgerald, Dinah Washington, Ray Charles, Billie Holiday, Duke Ellington
Father Edward Coles
Mother Perlina Coles
Brother Eddie, Freddy, Ike
Sister Joyce Coles
Family Member Natalie Cole (Daughter)
Friend Jack Benny, Benny Carter, Frank Sinatra, Tallulah Bankhead, Johnny Mercer
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Dating History

Partner Comparison

Nat 'King' Cole45 PiscesSinger
Gunilla Hutton73 TaurusActress
Maria Cole89 LeoJazz Musician
Nadine Robinson-
Betty Kelly73 VirgoSinger


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Carol (adopted)Female17th October, 194473 years oldMaria Cole
NatalieFemale6th February, 195067 years oldMaria Cole
Nat KellyMale8th February, 195958 years oldMaria Cole
CaseyFemale26th September, 196156 years oldMaria Cole
TimolinFemale26th September, 196156 years oldMaria Cole


Cat Ballou1965Shouter, Sunrise Kid (as Nat King Cole)Movie
Schlager-Raketen1960Himself, SängerMovie
Night of the Quarter Moon1959Cy RobbinMovie
St. Louis Blues1958W.C. HandyMovie
China Gate1957GoldieMovie
Istanbul1957Danny RiceMovie
The Scarlet Hour1956Nightclub Vocalist (singing 'Never Let Me Go')Movie
Kiss Me Deadly1955Singer (voice)Movie
Small Town Girl1953Nat King Cole (as Nat King Cole)Movie
The Blue Gardenia1953Nat 'King' ColeMovie
All Star Revue1950Guest VocalistTV Show
Lux Video Theatre1950Horace HambletonTV Show
The Jack Benny Program1950NatTV Show
Snader Telescriptions1950VocalistMovie
Make Believe Ballroom1949Trio Leader (as King Cole Trio)Movie
Breakfast in Hollywood1946Nat 'King' ColeMovie
See My Lawyer1945SpecialtyMovie
Pin Up Girl1944Canteen Pianist (uncredited)Movie
Stars on Parade1944Nat 'King' ColeMovie
Swing in the Saddle1944'King' ColeMovie
Here Comes Elmer1943King ColeMovie
Pistol Packin' Mama1943Leader - The King Cole Trio (uncredited)Movie
Citizen Kane1941Pianist in 'El Rancho' (uncredited)Movie
Showtime, U.S.A.PerformerTV Show
We, the PeoplePerformersTV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (2)

wjerryzwjerryzAug 19

Nat was a true classic in everything he did. His voice will last forever.

valerieJul 29, 2009

i love you

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